Extend your Christmas decorating to your bedroom by sewing Christmas pillowcases. Christmas pillowcases can be purchased in stores but you may not be able to find the perfect pillowcases to match your preferred Christmas theme. This project is simple enough for sewing novices and is easily adapted t
February 14th ...the day of love when couples focus on showing their love for each other and romantic ideals becomes the main theme.If you're dealing with a breakup or heard from the one you love that he/she wants to leave you, it could be the most painful day you'll faced so far. The numb
Skip the candy and give more grown-up gifts to adults.Red wine image by Sergey Yakovenko from Fotolia.comWhile Halloween generally doesn't fall into the category of a gift-giving holiday, there are several reasons adults may give Halloween gifts: as host or hostess gifts, costume contest...
Birthdays of a departed loved one can be hard to confront, but planning a special birthday celebration can be a great time to relive memories, and to celebrate life. You can honor someone who died by doing something special on their birthday, or something that you believe they would enjoy. The celeb
The character of Tigger is introduced in A.A. Milne's children's story "The House at Pooh Corner," which was published in 1928 as sequel to "Winnie the Pooh." Tigger is a lovable, bouncy tiger who becomes one of Pooh Bear's friends. Tigger also features as a character in Walt Disney movies, includin
Giving thanks for what we have can be more than an expression of gratitude. When used with self-treatment methods, it is transformative. This can become a routine to help us many times a day rather than only once a year. Many programs for self-improvement end with the reduction of the problem sympto
There has to be an easier way, there always is, and here it is. You want your Mom to have a happy Mother's Day and to send her a nice gift but make it easy on yourself too. So read on and discover.
Running for president of your graduating class is a lot of responsibility; you have to represent your classmates during your last year of school. Your classmates need a candidate willing to ensure the graduating class' last year is the best year. Before you make the decision to begin your political
Whether you're on a tight budget or buying a last-minute gift, homemade gifts don't require much to put together and are often inexpensive. Homemade gifts tend to be more personal and hold more meaning. Witty gifts that can make your recipient laugh will be memorable and thoroughly enjoyed.
Halloween decorating doesn't have to be relegated to the rooms where you entertain. Fill your bedroom with scary Halloween decor to bring the holiday into your personal space. Your bedroom is a place where you can express yourself completely, so don't hold back. Choose the decorations that best exem
If you have a daughter or granddaughter and don't know what to get her for Christmas this year, consider a beautifully handcrafted tea set. No matter what her age, she is sure to love this simple, yet elegant gift that she will treasure always.
You can easily create a custom gift basket for a romance novel lover. Just think of romantic, feminine items when you are shopping for her, and select a basket that has a delicate weave.
Although clowns make most people smile with their childlike antics, for someone with coulrophobia, the mere sight of a joyful clown instills fear and terror in them. Regardless if you suffer from coulrophobia or not, a scary or killer clown costume is a frightening sight. If you want to dress as a k
Artificial Christmas trees are an alternative for original Christmas trees. The use of these curtails deforestation. Initially they were made up of goose feathers that were painted green to fit the purpose.
As your guests enter, they pass by a foggy cemetery and go back in time to the Gothic era. They are surrounded by dark fabrics, medieval imagery, antique furnishings and black accessories. Spiders, crows, crosses, black cats and skeletons add scary additions ideal for your Gothic Halloween party. Am
Carving gourds began hundreds of years ago as a Celtic tradition that welcomed deceased loved ones and protected against malign spirits, The jack-o-lantern has since evolved to be a classic Halloween craft for people of all ages. A jack-o-lantern can be carved in many creative ways, with some choosi
Give your country woman a gift she will enjoy.gift box.st. valentins',birthday,or christmas gift image by L. Shat from Fotolia.comWhen thinking about gifts for the country woman in your life, keep ideas down-to-earth and simple -- just like her. Many country women are interested in horses...
Halloween is full of trick or treating, costume parties, and many creature-themed activities. If you want to add a little Halloween fun to your festivities, then creating a Halloween themed piñata is one of the best ways to go. Making a homemade spider piñata is as much fun to make as it i
Narrowing down your choice of Batman Halloween Costumes doesn't have to be too agonizing. You're about to discover a little secret that will help you choose more easily. And help your Halloween celebration take off with a bang.
Choosing your child's godparents is a difficult task, and that's not where the decision-making ends. A subsequent choice involves selecting a thank-you gift for the chosen godparents. The item will ideally convey to the couple your appreciation for their devotion to your child's spiritual needs.